Created 2/14/03; Updated 2/16/15
This page is designed to give you a further background on the Chicago area.
Official homepage of the Chicago Transit Authority, whose rapid transit is also known as the "L".
Official homepage of Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corporation, operator of commuter rail lines.
The third of the major Chicago-area transit agencies under the RTA, this is strictly suburban buses. Most of their routes feed METRA or CTA stations.
Official homepage of the Regional Transportation Authority, which oversees the CTA, METRA, and PACE and is responsible for regional planning.
Official homepage of the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District, operating primarily in Indiana.
Official homepage of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation, whose Midwestern hub is in Chicago.